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Bain Capital likely to sell stake in Axis Bank through a block deal

Media reports suggested and were conformed by some industry sources that Bain Capital will dilute a 1.24 per cent stake in the lender worth Rs 3350 crore

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BS Reporter Thiruvananthapuram
Private investment firm Bain Capital is likely to sell a portion of its stake in Axis Bank on Tuesday through a block deal, according to media reports.

Media reports suggested and were conformed by some industry sources that Bain Capital will dilute a 1.24 per cent stake in the lender worth Rs 3,350 crore. The floor price is likely to be Rs 888 per share, a 2 per cent discount to Axis Bank's closing price on Monday.

The shares will be sold by BC Asia Investments, an affiliate of Bain Capital.

Bain Capital holds a 4.24 per cent stake

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First Published: Oct 31 2022 | 9:54 PM IST

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